Czech: Into the Edmundova soutěska

As Czech is around the corner from Bad Schandau, we decided to do one hike in the area. Luckily many European borders are open again, including the one to Czech. It is interesting that as a European we do not even think about crossing borders anymore in Europe. It is just a given for years that we can just go from Germany to Czech, or to another European country. Seeing during…

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Slovenia: The beautiful Tolmin Gorge

On our way from your first location, in Bovec to Lake Bohinj, our second location, we visited the beautiful Tolmin Gorge. The gorge is the lowest entry point to the Triglav National Park. It is a stunning nature side that should not be missed. The side provides three different parking lots. One close by that needs to be paid. The two other once are for free and can be hiking in…

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Germany: Amazing Breitachklamm

Breitachklamm Name: Breitachklamm Length: ~4 km (round trip) Time: ~ 2 hours Good to know: the hike is flat and easy, nice to do with kids together. Where to park: parking slot at Breitachklamm, Klammstraße, Oberstdorf Tips: be aware of the opening hours, in general 9 to 5.  In the winter time the Klamm is opened limited. Cost: parking is for free, entry cost for the Klamm has to be paid.…

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Mongolia: The gorge of Yoliin Am

Yoliin Am is a deep gorge in Mongolia, that is surrounded by rocky cliffs. The valley is named after the Lammergeier, which is called Yol in Mongolian.  Where to find it: Yolin Am Ice Field Tip: There are several hiking paths present, bring some time in order not to hike just with the main stream. Cost: none. Personal opinion: The gorge is really nice and the high rocky cliffs are really…

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Iceland: I was not expecting this – Stakkholtsgja Canyon

This hidden gem we found only via accident on our way back from Þórsmörk. It was again that we saw a small tour bus on the street and a small entrance to this canyon. As we still had time we stopped the car and started hiking. As there is not sign or any information we did not have an idea what to aspect. Name: Stakkholtsgja Canyon Length: ~2 km Time: ~1-2…

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Germany: The beautiful Partnachklamm

Name: Partnachklamm or Partnach Gorge Length: ~1.4 km (round trip) Time: ~ 1 hours Good to know: the hike is flat and easy, nice to do with kids together. It is possible to go into the gorge and the same way back, but it is also possible to choose a path through the forest for returning in order to see the gorge from above. Where to park: Olympic Ski Stadium Exhibition…

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Austria: Leutaschklamm – should not be missed

Name: Leutaschklamm or Geisterklamm Length: the hike has 3 parts, Klammgeistweg, Koboldpfad and the Wasserfallsteig. But can also be hiked separately. Klammgeistweg is 3 km, Koboldpfad ~2 km and Wasserfallsteig 400 m. Time: Including all paths 3 hours. Good to know: the hike itself is easy mostly through the woods or on a footbridge. Can also be done with kids. Where to park: Mittenwald, Germany Tips: The gorge is closed during…

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